Brompton and District
Five year age groups
There were 208 people over the age of 85 living in Brompton and District in 2016, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.
The Age Structure of Brompton and District provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Brompton and District's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future.
Five year age groups present a classic age profile of the population. Each age group covers exactly five years, which enables direct comparison between each group.
Derived from the Census question:
'What is the person's date of birth or age?'
|Age structure - Five year age groups|
|Brompton and District - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||City of Charles Sturt %||Number||%||City of Charles Sturt %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||208||4.0||5.4||226||5.4||5.4||-18|
|5 to 9||128||2.5||5.2||126||3.0||5.0||+2|
|10 to 14||132||2.6||5.0||157||3.7||5.4||-25|
|15 to 19||184||3.6||5.6||172||4.1||5.9||+12|
|20 to 24||593||11.5||6.7||444||10.5||6.6||+149|
|25 to 29||725||14.0||7.0||499||11.8||6.6||+226|
|30 to 34||582||11.2||7.0||437||10.4||6.4||+145|
|35 to 39||371||7.2||6.2||327||7.8||6.6||+44|
|40 to 44||311||6.0||6.4||268||6.4||7.3||+43|
|45 to 49||323||6.2||7.1||285||6.8||7.1||+38|
|50 to 54||309||6.0||6.9||302||7.2||7.1||+7|
|55 to 59||303||5.9||6.7||253||6.0||6.1||+50|
|60 to 64||296||5.7||5.8||175||4.1||5.9||+121|
|65 to 69||193||3.7||5.4||118||2.8||4.5||+75|
|70 to 74||102||2.0||4.1||104||2.5||4.0||-2|
|75 to 79||94||1.8||3.5||100||2.4||3.5||-6|
|80 to 84||112||2.2||2.8||109||2.6||3.2||+3|
|85 and over||208||4.0||3.3||115||2.7||3.2||+93|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Brompton and District in 2016 compared to City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 9.0% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 13.7% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 15.5% and 19.0% respectively for City of Charles Sturt.
The major differences between the age structure of Brompton and District and City of Charles Sturt were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (14.0% compared to 7.0%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (11.5% compared to 6.7%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (11.2% compared to 7.0%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 5 to 9 (2.5% compared to 5.2%)
From 2011 to 2016, Brompton and District's population increased by 957 people (22.7%). This represents an average annual population change of 4.18% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 25 to 29 (+226 persons)
- 20 to 24 (+149 persons)
- 30 to 34 (+145 persons)
- 60 to 64 (+121 persons)